Methotrexate has been the mainstay treatment for mild to moderate arthritis for many years, and the recent update to the American College of Rheumatology Guidelines on the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis aims to maximize the use of methotrexate before advancing to a biologic or targeted synthetic disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD). With this in mind, it is important to be up-to-speed on initiating methotrexate in patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Test your knowledge with this quiz.
Is the following statement true or false?
The American College of Rheumatology Guidelines on the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis recommend methotrexate monotherapy over hydroxychloroquine or sulfasalazine